get you back on. chicago, illinois, republican line. caller: yes, when i hear you talk about the situation in austin, it reminds me of a book called "a corrupt city" in chicago which talks about the unholy alliance between the government agencies, like the fbi, the organized labor, teamsters in particular, and the whichatic party, corrupted the process in the .970's through 1990's have you seen this between the democrat, unions, and the government? guest: you know, i have not seen a partisan tinge to this. bill bolger was a lifelong actually democrat, but widely identified himself as a reagan democrat in his letters.